Jason Thompson as Billy Abbott on soap opera The Young and the Restless.

Chief Executive Officer Billy Abbott played by Jason Thompson

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Get to know the actor who plays Billy Abbott on CBS' hit Daytime drama The Young and the Restless.

Reporting by Malcolm Venable

In case you missed it, Daytime's #1 drama, The Young and the Restless, has been renewed through 2024! Cast member Jason Thompson (Billy Abbott) joined the show in 2016 and has quickly become a fan favorite. In fact, the delightful Daytime star was a 2020 Daytime Emmy nominee for Outstanding Lead Actor. Watch interviewed the Y&R star and chatted about his inspiration, his first day in Genoa City, and being bit by the acting bug.

Watch The Young and the Restless weekdays on CBS and streaming on Paramount+.

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